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COVID-19 Phase 3 Response

At Southport, we’re doing our part to help minimize the spread of COVID-19 by continuing to keep our office closed to the public until further notice. As an essential service to the tenants at Southport, regular day-to-day operation continues at the Southport Office and all customer inquiries can be made by phone or email.
Under ‘Phase Three’ which came into action June 21, changes include the increase of golf course capacity to 4 golfers per group and 2 golfers per cart and the increase of restaurant dine-in services to full capacity given that members of the public can maintain safe distancing measures of 6-feet apart.
Playground, Tennis Courts, Soccer Fields, Ball Diamonds:
  • Patrons must maintain a distance of at least 2 meters, except for brief exchanges.
Southport Golf Club:
The Southport Golf Club is open for the season with all provincially mandated restrictions in place and is open 7:00 am - 9:30 pm daily.
  • Patrons must maintain a distance of at least 2 meters, except for brief exchanges, in the clubhouse and on the course.
  • All outdoor public use items including the outdoor washrooms and ball-washing stations will be unavailable for use.
  • Indoor washrooms will be available for use and will be frequently sanitized with a regime for business sanitization in place.
  • Staff will be given information on physical distancing and will stay home when ill.
  • Physical distancing signage will be posted externally and internally throughout the golf course and the clubhouse.
  • Customers will not be allowed entry if they are ill with COVID-19 symptoms.
  • The clubhouse will have one single point of entry through the north entrance and customers will be asked to exit only through the south door.
  • Hand sanitizer will be available at all entrances and exits for public and staff use.
  • A maximum of four golfers per group is allowed.
  • Pins on greens must remain in the hole at all times during play.
  • Cashless or no-contact payment will be used to the greatest extent possible.
  • Restaurant dine-in services are able to operate at full capacity. Tables have been arranged to maintain safe distancing measures.
Central Plains RecPlex:
The Central Plains RecPlex is open with all provincially mandated restrictions in place and is open 5:00am-10:00pm daily.
  • Come ready to workout. Access is not permitted to locker rooms, including the washroom and shower area.
  • Lobby washrooms are available for use.
  • Workouts must be booked before arrival, this can be done on our website, by email or phone.
  • Only members that have a pre-booked workout time will be allowed entrance.
  • Hand sanitizer is available at building entrance and fitness area entrance.
  • Staff will perform a thorough cleaning and sanitizing of all equipment between each workout block.
  • Workout blocks will be in 2-hour intervals with 30 minutes of cleaning in between.
  • Cashless or no-contact payment should be used to the greatest extent possible.
  • Water fountains and bottle filling stations are not available for use. Please bring water from home or purchase from the on-site vending machine.
  • The gymnasium is open, but users must bring their own equipment.
  • Bowling Alley, Climbing Wall, and Multi-Purpose Rooms are closed.
Southport Office:
The Southport Office will continue to operate daily while remaining closed to the public until further notice.
Please stay home if you are experiencing COVID-19 related symptoms, have travelled outside of western Canadian jurisdictions or north-western Ontario within the past 14 days or have come into contact with someone who may have COVID-19.

For inquiries regarding Southport, please contact our office at 204.428.6030. Thank you in advance for your cooperation and enjoy your next visit to Southport!

For more information regarding COVID-19 and to see all recent updates from the provincial government, visit the Province of Manitoba website:

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